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Pietro Perugino

1446 - 1523

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Pietro Perugino (US: , Italian: [ˈpjɛːtro peruˈdʒiːno]; c. 1446/1452 – 1523), born Pietro Vannucci, was an Italian Renaissance painter of the Umbrian school, who developed some of the qualities that found classic expression in the High Renaissance. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pietro Perugino has received more than 346,738 page views. His biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Pietro Perugino is the 74th most popular painter (up from 80th in 2019), the 238th most popular biography from Italy (up from 247th in 2019) and the 19th most popular Italian Painter.

Pietro Perugino is most famous for his frescoes in the Sistine Chapel.

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Among painters, Pietro Perugino ranks 74 out of 1,421Before him are Henri Rousseau, Lucas Cranach the Elder, Rogier van der Weyden, Alphonse Mucha, Gustave Doré, and Frans Hals. After him are Andrea Mantegna, Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, François Boucher, Lili Elbe, Honoré Daumier, and Paul Signac.

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Among people born in 1446, Pietro Perugino ranks 1After him are Margaret of York, Charles of Valois, Duke of Berry, Ippolita Maria Sforza, Alexander Agricola, Francesco Botticini, and Charles IV of Anjou. Among people deceased in 1523, Pietro Perugino ranks 1After him are Pope Adrian VI, Ulrich von Hutten, Luca Signorelli, Gerard David, Mehmed I Giray, Antonio Grimani, Prospero Colonna, Bogislaw X, Duke of Pomerania, Franz von Sickingen, Bartolomeo Montagna, and Ashikaga Yoshitane.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Pietro Perugino ranks 238 out of 4,668Before him are Pope Pius I (90), Pope Benedict XI (1240), Pope Paul V (1552), Pope Siricius (334), Pope Benedict VIII (980), and Bernardo Bertolucci (1941). After him are Pope Celestine III (1106), Padre Pio (1887), Didius Julianus (133), Giuseppe Mazzini (1805), Gianni Versace (1946), and Pope Innocent VII (1339).

Among PAINTERS In Italy

Among painters born in Italy, Pietro Perugino ranks 19Before him are Paolo Veronese (1528), Artemisia Gentileschi (1593), Giorgione (1478), Giovanni Bellini (1430), Domenico Ghirlandaio (1448), and Piero della Francesca (1415). After him are Andrea Mantegna (1431), Fra Angelico (1400), Cimabue (1240), Paolo Uccello (1475), Filippo Lippi (1406), and Vittore Carpaccio (1465).